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Rating: 4.8  1,447 rating points
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Chelsea Market/Meatpacking Dist Food Tasting Tour

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Discover Manhattan's latest hot-spot for food, art, fashion and nightlife and sample some of Chelsea Market's best delicacies.

Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Age Where From? Sort Descending Group Type?
Rating: 4
excellent tour of the market & meatpacking area
Sat, Dec 5, 09   12:00 PM vardab Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Other
the guide Bob was professional interesting knowledgable and very nice. Tasting was delicious. The stories we heard were new to us and we enjoyed the tour and will highly recommend it to our friends
Rating: 4
Great tour and guide
Sun, Nov 29, 09   11:30 AM rafisela Male 60-69 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
The tour was very well designed and the guide was knowledegeable and very good. We enjoyed the tasting and the stories and reccommend it to others.
Rating: 5
certainly once again :o)
Fri, Nov 27, 09   12:00 PM hugegirl Unspecified 30-39 International Tourist(s) Group of Friends
really funny guide and delicious tasting

the chelsea market is an absorbing building and join the new high line park !!
Rating: 5
Marvellous Edibles
Sat, Nov 21, 09   12:00 PM kathycowan Unspecified Unspecified International Tourist(s) Group of Friends
What a wonderful opportunity to hear the history and savour the tastes of the Chelsea Market. This "hot " area is home to top restaurants and top designers and a has a fun feature in the High Line Park.

Bob Gelber lead our group and was an outstanding guide. He knows the area intimately and knows the merchants personally. He was patient and humourous. This was a highlight of our New York weekend and we would highly recommend the experience.
Rating: 5
Wonderful discovery!
Fri, Nov 20, 09   11:00 AM Maricel Female 40-49 International Tourist(s) Other
I went on the tour with my parents (they're a spritely couple of 75 and 70 years old) and was introduced to yet another exciting facet of New York that makes coming back always a revelation - its food! The pace of the tour was just right - my parents were able to keep up with the walk and we were amply rewarded with a dose of history and a generous spread that included artisanal cookies and pastries, jams and cheeses, seafood, chocolate milk and gelato, pasta, and even a country-style Italian picnic.

There was never a dull moment in this three-hour journey of discovery. The enthusiasm and passion that our guide conveyed to all of us who were there that afternoon, was infectious. Thank you, Diana!

I guess from now on, I'll think twice about defaulting to "fast food" and I will be a little more deliberate about seeking out the little gems that one is sure to find in NY. I can think of no better way than to hit the ground running with this perfect introduction to the Foods of New York!

You will see us again.

With love from the Philippines!
Rating: 4
Feel breadth was limited re: sites
Sun, Nov 1, 09   11:00 AM gbriggs Female 30-39 International Tourist(s) Unspecified
I felt the scope of the tour could have been enhanced including the tasting (e.g. cheese twice). I felt we spent too much time in the chelsea market and not much in meat pkg district plus only one tasting there. I also thought our leader had an attitude problem and at times was snarky.
Rating: 5
great
Sun, Nov 1, 09   11:00 AM chewychris Male 30-39 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
this was an interesting and informative tour thank you.
Rating: 5
Great!
Sat, Oct 31, 09   11:00 AM Yanchus Female 40-49 International Tourist(s) Individual
Daryl was great fun and very informative! The tour was delicious in many senses of the word!
Rating: 5
Fun, entertaining and enlightning
Fri, Oct 23, 09   11:00 AM CecilieIH Female 30-39 International Tourist(s) Family Without Children
The guide was fun, enthutiastic and knew a lot about the area
Rating: 5
Excellent and Informative
Thu, Oct 22, 09   11:30 AM JeanMunif Female 50-59 International Tourist(s) Other
This was my first trip to the UK. The trip had been recommended by a friends son who is resident in NY. It was excellent and our guide was so informative. It was all that I had expected and more. If you decide to go on this trip there are so many wonderful tasting sessions that you would not need breakfast - perhaps just a coffee.

Would recommend to all my friends and family.